African American Online Genealogy Records

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[[African American Research|African American Research ]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''African American Online Genealogy Records'''
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[African American Research|African American Research ]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''African American Online Genealogy Records''' <br>  
 
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[African American Genealogy]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] African American Online Databases''<br>  
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This page is dedicated to Online '''African American''' Collections. When searching the online databases and collections search by the individuals name, state, or record type. <br>  
 
This page is dedicated to Online '''African American''' Collections. When searching the online databases and collections search by the individuals name, state, or record type. <br>  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#cc9999" align="center" colspan="6" | '''African American Online Database''' <br>This is a collection of links to African American Online databases.<br>
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#cc9999" align="center" colspan="6" | '''African American Online Database''' <br>This is a collection of links to African American Online databases.<br>
 
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| width="50%" valign="middle" style="height: 40px;" colspan="3" | <center>'''Vital Records'''</center> <center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Births'''''</span></center>  
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| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px;" | <center>'''Vital Records'''</center> <center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Births'''''</span></center>  
 
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<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Marriages'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Marriages'''''</span></center>  
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1849623 Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783]<br>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1849623 Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783]<br>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2069831 Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872]<br>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2069831 Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872]<br>  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1417475 Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications]<br>
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1417475 Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications]<br>  
 
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*[http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search/?Tab_ID=1 Genealogical Research System of Daughters of the American Revolution] <br>
Daughters of the American Revolution [http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search/?Tab_ID=1 Genealogical Research System] <br>  
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<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''War of 1812'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''War of 1812'''''</span></center>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1916219 War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815]<br>  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1916219 War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815]<br>  
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*[[Digital Historical Newspapers|Digital Historical Newspapers]] <br>  
 
*[[Digital Historical Newspapers|Digital Historical Newspapers]] <br>  
 
*[http://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home Online Historical Newspapers Website] <br>(lists of both free and $)  
 
*[http://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home Online Historical Newspapers Website] <br>(lists of both free and $)  
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_online_newspaper_archives Wikipedia] (lists both free and $)<br> [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ genealogybank.com] ($)<br> '''Library of Congress'''  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_online_newspaper_archives Wikipedia] (lists both free and $)<br> [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ genealogybank.com] ($)<br>
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<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Library of Congress'''''</span><br> </center> <br>
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ Historic American Newspapers] <br>  
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ Historic American Newspapers] <br>  
 
*[http://news.google.com/archivesearch Google News Archive] <br>  
 
*[http://news.google.com/archivesearch Google News Archive] <br>  
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Lathan A. Windley, ''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9217777 Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790]'', 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia. <br> <br>  
 
Lathan A. Windley, ''[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/9217777 Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790]'', 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia. <br> <br>  
 
<center>'''Oral History'''</center> <br>  
 
<center>'''Oral History'''</center> <br>  
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*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/ American Slave Narratives]<br>  
 
*[http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/ American Slave Narratives]<br>  
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*[http://search.proquest.com/cv_667311?accountid=12084 Historical Newspapers and Periodicals] from ProQuest  
 
*[http://search.proquest.com/cv_667311?accountid=12084 Historical Newspapers and Periodicals] from ProQuest  
 
*[http://bsc.chadwyck.com/marketing/ International Index to Black Periodicals] from ProQuest
 
*[http://bsc.chadwyck.com/marketing/ International Index to Black Periodicals] from ProQuest
<center>'''Repositories'''</center><br> <center>National Archives</center> <br>  
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<center>'''Repositories'''</center><br> <center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''National Archives'''''</span><br> </center> <br>  
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/index.html African-American Heritage] <br>  
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/index.html African-American Heritage] <br>  
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html Black History] <br>
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html Black History] <br>
<center>Library of Congress</center> <br>  
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<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''Library of Congress'''''</span><br> </center> <br>  
 
*[http://id.loc.gov/search/q=African+American&q=cs%3Ahttp%3A%2F%2Fid.loc.gov%2Fauthorities%2Fsubjects Library of Congress - African American] <br>
 
*[http://id.loc.gov/search/q=African+American&q=cs%3Ahttp%3A%2F%2Fid.loc.gov%2Fauthorities%2Fsubjects Library of Congress - African American] <br>
 
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<center><span style="color: rgb(204, 153, 153);">'''''University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill'''''</span><br> </center> <br>  
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - <br>  
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*[http://iaar.unc.edu/ Institute of African American Research]<br>
 
*[http://iaar.unc.edu/ Institute of African American Research]<br>
 
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<center>'''Slave Trade'''</center> <br>  
 
<center>'''Slave Trade'''</center> <br>  
 
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/sthtml/sthome.html American Memory - Slaves and the Courts 1740-1860]<br>  
 
*[http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/sthtml/sthome.html American Memory - Slaves and the Courts 1740-1860]<br>  
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*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/slavery-records.html Records that pertain to American Slavery and the International Slave Trade *[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br>  
 
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/african-americans/slavery-records.html Records that pertain to American Slavery and the International Slave Trade *[http://library.uncg.edu/slavery/ Digital Library on American Slavery] by University of North Carolina at Greensboro. <br>  
 
*[http://secure.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx?sessionID=ppdgsm45pltpj3555fcaig55&returnURL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.slavery.amdigital.co.uk%2fDefault.aspx&login=http://www.slavery.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx&cookiesTesting=true Slavery ,Abolition, and Social Justice]from Adam Matthew Digital
 
*[http://secure.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx?sessionID=ppdgsm45pltpj3555fcaig55&returnURL=http%3a%2f%2fwww.slavery.amdigital.co.uk%2fDefault.aspx&login=http://www.slavery.amdigital.co.uk/Login.aspx&cookiesTesting=true Slavery ,Abolition, and Social Justice]from Adam Matthew Digital
 
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<center>'''Southern Claims Commission'''</center>  
 
<center>'''Southern Claims Commission'''</center>  
 
*[http://prepro.slcl.org/branches/hq/sc/scc/steps.htm Southern Claims Commission] <br>
 
*[http://prepro.slcl.org/branches/hq/sc/scc/steps.htm Southern Claims Commission] <br>
 
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<center>'''Online Sources''' </center>  
 
<center>'''Online Sources''' </center>  
 
*Search for: African American, Black Americans,and African American Genealogy  
 
*Search for: African American, Black Americans,and African American Genealogy  

Revision as of 20:26, 7 January 2014

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This page is dedicated to Online African American Collections. When searching the online databases and collections search by the individuals name, state, or record type.

African American Online Database
This is a collection of links to African American Online databases.
Vital Records
Births


Marriages


Deaths


'Bank Records


African American Biography

Bureau of Refugee, Freedmen and Abandoned Land


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Slave Schedules 1850 and 1860
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Collections


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War of 1812
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Newspapers
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African American Newspapers

Lathan A. Windley, Runaway Slave Advertisements: a Documentary History from the 1730s to 1790, 4 v. (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983). Contents: Vol.1 Virginia and North Carolina -- v.2 Maryland -- v.3 South Carolina -- v.4 Georgia.

Oral History


The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography. by George P. Rawick. 19 volumes with Supplement,

  • Series 1 and 2 make 42 volumes. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Pub. Co., [1972-

Periodicals

Repositories

National Archives

Library of Congress

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Slave Trade

Southern Claims Commission
Online Sources


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